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NEPA Specialist in Sacramento, CA at CALIBRE

Date Posted: 5/19/2019

Job Snapshot

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    Not Specified
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    EPS 2732-585

Job Description

Your Key Responsibilities

  • Guide the NEPA planning process and oversee all aspects of a project, including client contact, budget control and invoicing, schedule, personnel allocation/planning, public interest facilitation, technical approach, and subcontractor involvement
  • Working understanding and interrelation of various state Environmental Policy Acts, including those applicable in HI
  • Coordinate with clients, regulatory/resource agencies, local governments
  • Manage technical studies and ecological resource assessments such as traffic analyses, air & noise analyses, socio-economic analyses, wetland delineations, habitat assessments, and other natural resource surveys
  • Perform research, conduct environmental analyses (field and desktop), develop recommendations, and prepare technical reports under NEPA and applicable state regulations and programs
  • Prepare NEPA documentation including environmental impact statements (EISs), Environmental Assessments (EAs), Categorical Exclusions (CEs)
  • Provide quality assurance and quality control for all final products to ensure technical accurateness and regulatory compliance
  • Assist in the preparation of proposals and other marketing endeavors

Your Capabilities and Credentials

  • Thorough understanding of technical environmental impact analysis methods and sound knowledge of NEPA and state requirements and related environmental regulations
  • Team oriented with strong capability to motivate others
  • Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills with experience either presenting at public workshops and/or facilitating meetings with regulatory/resource agencies
  • Demonstrated experience managing multiple planning projects and ability to motivate self and others to overcome obstacles and achieve goals
  • Demonstrated ability to work well under pressure and to prioritize and balance sometimes heavy workloads to achieve goals while keeping up with a highly mobile and changing environment
  • Must demonstrate an ability in collaborative problem solving with stakeholders, clients, and teammates
  • Must be a highly motivated self-starter
  • Must be proficient in Microsoft Excel, Word, and PowerPoint
  • Team player with demonstrated ability to work well with others, to keep other team members aware of project and client needs
  • Must have the ability to work in the field if necessary for long hours in all weather conditions
  • Must be able to travel as needed for project assignments
  • Must have a good driving record and valid driver’s license

Required Skills
  • B.S. in planning and/or related environmental discipline; Masters degree in planning and/or related environmental discipline preferred.
  • Eight or more years of experience performing analysis, consulting, and providing recommendations for various types of clients including state and/or federal
  • Experience in the state of HI preferred
  • Typical office environment working with computers and remaining sedentary for long periods of time. Field work may include exposure to the elements including inclement weather. Ability to lift and move items and equipment up to 50 lbs.

Required Experience

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